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One Last Milestone Before The Finish

One Last Milestone Before The Finish

For northbound thru-hikers (NoBos) starting in Georgia, the 2000-mile milestone marker materializes within a relatively flat forested section of the Appalachian Trail, just before reaching the town

Jul 7, 2017 : Katina (Arachne) Daanen
Virginia is…NOT FLAT

Virginia is…NOT FLAT

Virginia gets talked about a lot. For good reason, after all it DOES contain the most AT miles of any state. However, there seems to be a whole lot of...

Jun 9, 2016 : Stacia Bennett
It’s About the Smiles and the 500 Miles – Marion, VA to Harpers Ferry, WV: Part 1

It’s About the Smiles and the 500 Miles – Marion, VA to Harpers Ferry, WV: Part 1

Firebone Campsite Our plan was to shuttle into Marion to resupply and then get back out to continue hiking. But first, we needed a refuel at the Pizza Hut buffet...

Jun 3, 2015 : Michelle Hand
Big Miles and Big Adventures

Big Miles and Big Adventures

Part way through day 56 it occurred to me that instead of getting into Daleville in four days I could get there in three and spend an extra day at...

May 30, 2015 : David
Coco and Magnus — Days 60 through 65 — Zip Line, Sunrise, and a Bath

Coco and Magnus — Days 60 through 65 — Zip Line, Sunrise, and a Bath

Friends! Magnus and I are a mere two miles shy of the 1/3 mark of the Appalachian Trail. I would like to mention that of the three companies we have...

May 12, 2015 : Courtney
Thru-Hiker Tales: Featuring Zachsquatch

Thru-Hiker Tales: Featuring Zachsquatch

While screening

Jun 1, 2014 : Kori Feener